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David L. Neidlinger

October 21, 1944 ~ October 5, 2021 (age 76)

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David L. Neidlinger, Jr., 76, of Williamstown, passed away Tuesday, October 5, 2021 at his home after a three week diagnosis of cancer.
Born in Pottsville, October 21, 1944, a son of the late David Neidlinger, Sr. and Alma Hoffman Dunkelberger.   He was a 1964 graduate of the former Williamstown High School.       
David was a proud United States Navy veteran of the Vietnam War.
He was a retired Lab Technician from TYCO, Lickdale.
David was a member of the Williamstown United Methodist Church, Williamstown American Legion, and the Williamstown VFW.  He was a very active member of the Masonic Lodge, a member of Ashlar Lodge #570, Lykens, Regal Council past Thrice Illustrious Master, Griscom Royal Arch #210, past Most Excellent High Priest and the Prince of Peace Commandry, past Master.
David could often be seen riding his bike through the community, he was a fan of the Navy Football team, the Chicago Cubs and the Chicago Bears. Above all his family was most important to him. His wife, daughter and grandchildren were the center of his world.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Lovel Welker.
Surviving are his wife Cheryl A. Coles Neidlinger to whom he would have celebrated 52 years of marriage October 25th. His daughter, Shelby Stence and her husband William, Elizabethville, 4 grandchildren; Ben Fennell, Will, Ian and Ashley Stence, 5 great grandchildren and his mother-in-law, Etta Coles, Williamstown. Nieces and nephews.
A Masonic Service will begin at 2:00 pm Saturday, October 9th from the Williamstown United Methodist Church. A religious service will follow with Pastor Amanda Bressler officiating. In lieu of flowers donations in David's name should be made to the Williamstown United Methodist Church,  East Street, Williamstown, PA 17098 or Homeland at Home Hospice, 2300 Vartan Way, Suite 270, Harrisburg, PA 17110.
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Masonic Service
October 9, 2021

2:00 PM
Williamstown Methodist Chruch
East Street
Williamstown, PA 17980

Memorial Service
October 9, 2021

2:15 PM
Williamstown Methodist Chruch
East Street
Williamstown, PA 17980


Williamstown United Methodist Church
150 East Street, Williamstown PA 17098

Homeland at Home Hospice
2300 Vartan Way, Suite 270, Harrisburg PA 17110
Tel: 1-717-221-7890

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